Vandals have painted swastikas at multiple locations on the Upper West Side amid a city-wide increase in anti-Semitic crimes, according to multiple reports.

The latest act of vandalism occurred Thursday morning near the Hudson River Greenway and West 72nd Street, Gothamist first reported. A tipster sent the publication photos of two spray-painted swastikas on a concrete platform near the river.

One day before the graffiti appeared, NYPD Chief of Detectives Dermot Shea warned of “an increase in anti-Semitic hate crimes, particularly swastikas, on buildings in part of the city,” Gothamist reported.

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